Wine Culture (Jiǔ wénhuà 酒文化)

Haiwang YUAN

A table setting at the Great Hall of the People, including fluted wine glasses. Alcoholic beverage consumption in China is influenced by traditional customs of hospitality and the social protocols of modern business. PHOTO BY TOM CHRISTENSEN.

The use of alcoholic beverages in China has been continuous throughout its history. Today, with traditional customs of hospitality supplemented by the obligations of modern business practices, the ways in which beer, liquor, and….

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By | 2014-12-16T16:54:11+00:00 January 23rd, 2012|Berkshire Encyclopedia of China, Customs, Society and Social Welfare|Comments Off on Wine Culture (Jiǔ wénhuà 酒文化)

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